DHL Exel Supply Chain has won a £75m, five-year contract with Canon (UK). DHL Exel Supply Chain will manage Canon’s UK logistics operations including; warehouse management, technical services and specialist distribution from a 240,000 sq ft facility in Bardon, Leicestershire.
DHL Exel Supply Chain will manage the receipt and storage of Canon products, pick and pack orders as well as pre-delivery value-add preparation of imaging machines. The company will also manage the equipment set-up, training and removal of packaging material upon delivery. In addition to these activities, DHL Exel Supply Chain will also provide spare parts fulfilment and reverse logistics services.
John Kealey, business director, technology for DHL Exel Supply Chain, said: “We are thrilled to have this opportunity to work with Canon UK. We are positive that our experience in the technology sector and commitment to our customers will add real value to the Canon UK operations and we look forward to this partnership.”